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Rat pack: rodents feel peer-pressure to be helpful, says study

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Umair Justin

Rats are less likely to assist a fellow rodent in need if other members of their group are being unhelpful,…

Increasing levels of the mineral manganese in early pregnancy could lower a woman’s risk of preeclampsia

New US research has found that women who have lower levels of the essential mineral manganese during early pregnancy may…

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Singapore scientists seek power from darkness through shadow energy

Scientists in Singapore are hoping to perfect a new method of power generation driven largely by shadows, with the hope…

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Scientists warn of potential wave of COVID-linked brain damage

Scientists warned on Wednesday of a potential wave of coronavirus-related brain damage as new evidence suggested COVID-19 can lead to…

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Cambodia’s tourist hotspot bans dog meat trade

The Cambodian tourist town of Siem Reap has banned the dog meat trade, a victory for animal rights campaigners who…

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Experts remove British WWII bomb from French port city

Hundreds of people had to leave their homes in a coastal French city on Wednesday to allow explosive experts to…

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‘Pokémon Go’ ad arrives from ‘Star Wars’ director Rian Johnson

A 30-second reel for "Pokémon Go" focuses on the game's adaptation to COVID-19 confinement and the upcoming Go Fest 2020,…

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More smartphones are set to feature foldable clamshell screens but is it more than a fad?

American media outlets are reporting that patent applications filed by Chinese manufacturer Huawei indicate that it may soon launch a…

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‘Desperation science’ slows the hunt for coronavirus drugs

Desperate to solve the deadly conundrum of COVID-19, the world is clamoring for fast answers and solutions from a research…

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‘First Cow,’ a western fable of unpasteurized poetry

The American West is about as well-trod territory as there is in movies, but Kelly Reichardt keeps unearthing new treasures.…

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